Informa Economics is forecasting 2019 corn acreage of 93 million acres. That would be an increase of more than four million acres from this year. Using a yield of 178 bushels per acre, Informa estimates 2019 corn production at 15.2 billion bushels. The private analytical firm is predicting U.S. soybean acreage will decline more than seven million acres next year, coming in at 82.2 million.
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